TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Marian University women's track and field team traveled to Terre Haute, Ind., Friday evening to compete in the Rose-Hulman Twilight where it placed fifth of 11 competing teams.
In the high jump, Kenney posted a mark of 1.57 meters for the top-spot. Senior Megan Egenolf
and freshman Lauren Hacker
also placed for the Knights in the event as they came in at fifth and seventh, respectively.
Walsh earned the victory in the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 12:50.76.
In the field events, freshman Kassandra Sprinkle
turned in a second-place finish in the shot put (11.43m), freshman Lauren Palmer
finished fifth in the long jump (4.36m) and sophomore Whitley Emerson
placed sixth in the javelin (28.14m).
On the track, senior Miriam Karwath
posted a third-place finish in the 100 meter hurdles, with a time of 16.40.
Other top performances on the track were turned in by senior Adrienne Shepherd
who placed fourth in the 1,500 meters (4:56.61) and fifth in the 800 meter run (2:25.06), and the 4x400 meter relay team of Shepherd, Egenolf, and sophomores Jaymee Schambers
and Amy Walker
finished in a time of 4:06.96, which was good enough for third-place.
MU returns to the track next Saturday as it travels to Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Ind., for the Pacesetter Invitational.